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Clashes erupted in Jenin after Israeli forces stormed Palestinian houses in Ya'bad. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Israeli soldiers clashed with Palestinians early Monday following a series of raids in the West Bank city of Jenin.
Lebanon's government has been in a political vacuum since failing to elect a president. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:13 GMT
The US outlined three "red lines" in order to preserve stability in Lebanon while the political crisis in the tiny Arab country continues.
John Kerry arrived in Qatar to reassure Arab officials about the Iran nuclear deal. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Qatar Monday for talks with his Arab counterparts on the Iran nuclear deal.
An Iraqi man unloads air condition units at a store in the Karada district of Baghdad on August 2, 2015, as temperatures reached to 46 degrees Celsius (115 Fahrenheit). (AFP/Haidar Mohammed Ali)
August 03, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Power cuts have made the heatwave that is sweeping across the Middle East intolerable for Iraqis, as they take to the streets to demand that the government address the power outage crisis.
The Palestinian man was shot in the leg after allegedly fleeing a security check. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 10:38 GMT
A Palestinian man was shot and injured by Israeli troops early Monday during a security check near the West Bank city of Nablus.
A Syrian air force fighter jet. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
The plane crashed into a rebel held town south of Idlib, near the Turkish border.
Israeli peace activists stand in the Dawabsha family's home set on fire by suspected Jewish extremists and where a Palestinian toddler was burned to death earlier in the week, on August 2, 2015 in the West Bank village of Duma. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
August 03, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Following the deadly arson attack by Israeli settlers that killed 18-month-old Ali Dawabsha, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority will submit a draft resolution to the UN Security Council calling for the protection of Palestinian civilians.
A Pakistani flood-affected man shifts his bed in a flooded area on the outskirts of Peshawar on August 2, 2015. (AFP/Hasham Ahmed)
August 03, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
The entire country has been affected by heavy rain and flash floods, but the highest number of reported causalities come from Khyber Pakthunwa and Baluchistan provinces
People gather around candles during a gathering of hundreds of friends, classmates, teachers, members of the gay community and supporters in downtown Jerusalem on August 2, 2015 to mourn the death of Israeli Shira Banki who was stabbed at the Jerusalem Gay Pride march. (AFP/Gali Tibbon)
August 03, 2015 - 08:17 GMT
Shira Banki, 16, was stabbed to death at a gay pride parade in Jerusalem earlier this week.
Over 15,000 people have been killed and thousands displaced from Boko Haram violence. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Nigerian security forces rescued 178 people including 101 children from Boko Haram militants in the Borno region.
Some 200 devices were defused by the Iraqi army in the al-Sakra region. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Security forces in Iraq's Anbar province defused some 200 explosive devices during a military operation.